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productivity
used in Atlas Shrugged

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Definition
economics and business:  production compared to inputs such as labor and materials

(Often productivity is used as an abbreviation for "labor productivity" which is the value of production divided by the hours of labor to create that production)
  • The machine, the frozen form of a living intelligence, is the power that expands the potential of your life by raising the productivity of your time.
    3.7 Part 3 Chapter 7 — "This is John Galt Speaking" (92% in)
  • I completed the experimental model of a motor that would have made a fortune for me and for those who had hired me, a motor that would have raised the efficiency of every human installation using power and would have added the gift of higher productivity to every hour you spend at earning your living.
    3.7 Part 3 Chapter 7 — "This is John Galt Speaking" (68% in)

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